Category: Car Accidents

Liability in the Event of a Passenger Van Crash

Posted On May 11, 2012 In Car Accidents

Passenger van accidents can be devastating both to the occupants of the van and other drivers on the road. Determining liability can be challenging, since many different factors might come into play. Possible factors to consider in these accidents include:…

Top Risks for Drivers to Avoid During Rain Storms

Posted On April 20, 2012 In Car Accidents

Rain makes for hazardous driving conditions, particularly for drivers who are unaware of the risks associated with rainy day driving. To protect yourself on the road and prevent car accidents when conditions are less than stellar, it is important to recognize the risks and find ways to avoid them whenever possible.…

Graduated Driver Licensing: What it is and What it Does

Posted On April 13, 2012 In Car Accidents

Teen driving accidents continue to concern parents and lawmakers around the country, but steps are being taken in many areas to reduce risks for teen drivers. One of the biggest trends is Graduated Driver Licensing (GDL), which allows driving privileges to be introduced to teens on a more gradual level.…

Traffic Laws Aren’t Just an Inconvenience: they Save Pedestrians and Drivers

Posted On March 29, 2012 In Car Accidents

Traffic laws are put into effect for a reason, and it’s not just to inconvenience drivers or give police officers something to write tickets for. They are to ensure the safety of both pedestrians and drivers on the roads.

Every Monday-Friday from September to June kids are walking to school or taking buses.…

Longer Days Mean More Traffic on the Road and Increased Accidents

Posted On March 23, 2012 In Car Accidents

As the summer approaches and the days become longer, there is an increased number of vehicles on the road. More traffic on the roads and longer hours means increased accidents. Truck drivers traveling long distances may try to cover more ground with more daylight hours, and can lead to truck accidents caused by driving while fatigued.…